Israel's intractable conditions to keep settlements and Jordan Valley and East Jerusalem and surrounding buffer brought this about. I have to respect Abbas and Fayyad for not going on being stooges to Israel and USA in their attempt at a very lopsided peace deal. Congrats, Israel, your friends are leaving you. Dennis Ross. Abu Mazen. Salam Fayyad. Enjoy the alternatives.
Australian hostage released by Al-Qaida in Burkina Faso; husband still held captive (AP)
from the article: Palestinian PM to quit, paving way for Fatah-Hamas government
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